Did you know… your profile is eleven times more likely to be viewed IF it has a profile picture, but don’t just copy and paste your current Facebook pic.
Having the right picture is crucial. The following infographic highlights 5 tips to ensure your profile is well-lit, professional and welcoming. For more information, read our blog post in full, here. Continue reading
When it comes to improving performance, encouraging creativity, and maintaining motivation, taking turns won’t cut it. People need a goal to strive towards. This is where healthy competition comes in. Competition provides the incentive employees need to try harder. The drive to win fuels the drive to work—particularly if there’s a prize involved. Continue reading
The following highlights a few helpful tips on how to be more organized with a planner, but choose a way that’s best for you. Continue reading
Hiring managers receive about 250 applications per job, and they spend only around six seconds looking at each one. If you want to stand out, you have a limited time to do so. Learn how with our Resume and Cover Letter guide! Continue reading
It might be flattering to know that your boss wants you to stick around. However, if you’re ready to leave a company and your boss is trying to convince you to stay, the situation can quickly grow uncomfortable. Here are all the things employers will say to get you to stay and why you shouldn’t listen to any of them. Continue reading
The average employee attends 62 meetings per month—yet nearly half (47%) consider meetings to be the top time-waster at the office (Atlassian). Unproductive and unstructured meetings have become a constant in the workplace—and the drain on company resources can be surprising. Continue reading
Did you know that most employers will check your social media when you apply for a job? But don’t worry, you don’t have to make everything private or delete all your pictures from the internet. Here is all you need to know on making your social media job hunt ready!
Most of the pitfalls in HiPo programs are not easy fixes. They often require thorough revision of the procedures and practices in place. Nevertheless, improving these programs can be incredibly beneficial to both the company and its employees. Research and experience has revealed some of the most successful ways to find, develop, and engage high-potential talent.
While technology is evolving faster than ever, it is highly unlikely that robots will ever replace humans. In the foreseeable future, people will remain at the core of the workforce. However, technological advances are transforming the workplace in other ways. We will be seeing a drop in low-skill jobs, since these can easily be automated, while the number of high-skill jobs climbs. Learn more about the effects of AI on the job market in this infographic. Continue reading
Where did it all go wrong?
There isn’t one factor that can account for the shortcomings of all HiPo programs. Nevertheless, research has been able to pinpoint the most common pitfalls. Being aware of these common missteps can help HR and talent managers create more effective HiPo programs.